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Unformatted text preview: hadith, and their relationship) Doctrines etc:- The Five Pillars! (and the Arabic names – Shahada, salat, sawm, zakat, hajj)- The Three principal beliefs (from lecture, really early on in the unit – and the Arabic names!)- Imam vs imam, Muslim vs muslim, Islam vs islam Mysticism, Philosophy, Modernity- These bits are less important. But! You should know about the spread of Islam at least in general. And you should go over some of the important events of the 20 th century.- Sufi/Sufism- The most important mystics and poets, like Rumi for instance. Women in Islam- Khadijah- Aisha- Fatima- Hijab, - historical claims, like the differences between pre-Islamic and Islamic Arabia- polygyny AND, of course, your notes from lecture and readings and tutorial, and the terms from the textbook and the reading list....
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This note was uploaded on 03/14/2010 for the course RELS RELS131 taught by Professor Jahanbaksh during the Spring '10 term at Queens University.
- Spring '10